Holiday Reading: What will you choose?
Woohoo! A long weekend – an extra day of reading….What will you choose? Come into the Library to select your weekend reading, listening or watching material… Please note our Libraries are closed on Monday for the Public Holiday.
Ask us About Audio-Read Navigators
Audio-Read Navigators are here. If you are vision impaired and would like to listen to books with an easy to use device then ask us about Navigators. They are not much bigger than a remote control, provide quality sound and there are plenty of books that can be uploaded to the device.
If you are interested in using a navigator or know someone who may benefit from it, please contact the Library on 6393 8132.
More Photos: Forbes Reading Down Town Day
Hello Forbes! Children from Forbes Learning Ladder had a great time reading in Forbes Library, enjoying Storytime, meeting Freeda the Reader, dressing up as their favourite book characters and being “downtown”. Thank you for joining the big reading event!
Adult Learners' Week and Lifelong Learning
Time to discover new skills through your local Library – reading books, find new hobbies, start a foreign language course, join a book club or update your resume and improve your job skills.
Try using our Lifelong Learning online service available weekdays from 3pm to 10pm. You can be at a library computer, or home computer and get help from a job expert, using on-demand online chat to improve a resume and cover letter.
Log in through the library’s website using your library card number, and get connected to a local expert. Ask interview tips, upload your resume for review, get help with English, business writing, job skills, grammar and more. From our home page go to info@home and then Lifelong Learning under the drop down menu. Here’s the link http://www.cwl.nsw.gov.au/lifelong-learning/
Freeda Meets New Friends at Down Town Forbes
Freeda the Library mascot had a fantastic time meeting children calling into the Library for Forbes Down Town Reading Day. Children discovered her favourite hobbies and food (can you guess?) and then enjoyed the story Wombat Stew! Thank you everyone who came along to see Freeda. Our giant platypus had a wonderful time.